Every generation births a star that will be the voice for many, Nsikayesizwe David Ngcobo better known as Nasty C, is exactly that. The multi-award winning, platinum selling South African musician originates from Durban in the KwaZulu-Natal Province, and has been dubbed the “Coolest kid in Africa.” He takes his role seriously saying “I never chase the dream , I design it.” 

His record breaking sophomore effort, Strings and Bling has been RISA certified double platinum with over 90 million streams. The album spawned four multiplatinum singles: “King”, “Jungle”,“Strings And Bling” and “SMA”. 

His international recognition led to his 2020 signing to Def Jam US and the release of his third album Zulu Man With Some Power, which saw him making global waves. The album included collaborations with T.I, Ari Lennox, Lil Gotit and Lil Keed. 2022 launched a new era in which Nasty C partnerered with Johnny Walker and Call of Duty. 

Following the success of Ivyson Army Tour & MIxtape which reflects the rich hip hop landscape on the continent, he continues to navigate the industry as a pioneer and game changer.